News24 Top Stories | 'It's out of our control': Eskom fights for 20.5% hike in April
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 20:08:29 +0000
While Eskom tried to justify its application for a tariff increase, stakeholders and interested parties at the Nersa public hearings appealed to Nersa to refuse to award the increase on the basis that consumers could not afford them. | Trial against husband accused of hiring hitmen to kill his wife postponed
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 20:43:50 +0000
The murder trial against Thabo Stanley Leshabane, accused of hiring hitmen to kill his wife last year, has been postponed to allow the accused to secure a new legal representative. | Anger (mis)management: North West man says momentary rage to blame for him smashing court's window
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 20:31:59 +0000
A 35-year-old North West man who is accused of smashing the Vryburg Magistrate's Court windows says that his actions were driven by anger. | WATCH | 'I need to educate you' - Mbalula lashes out at critics over new driver's licence card machine
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:28:43 +0000
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula promised to answer all questions regarding the new driver's licence card machine on Wednesday - and even vowed to show members of the media how the device worked. | Top KZN school rocked by ‘unacceptable behaviour’ scandal involving pupils and a former staffer
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:23:38 +0000
A former member of staff at a top KZN Midland’s college has allegedly engaged in ‘unacceptable behaviour’ involving pupils. | Virat Kohli, India won't be punished by ICC following Newlands stump mic incident
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 20:57:39 +0000
The ICC has decided not to fine or make any formal charge against members of the Indian team following the stump mic incident during the third Test at Newlands. | Esterhuizen gets message from Springbok camp: 'Nienaber is saying I played well'
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 18:52:39 +0000
Harlequins star Andre Esterhuizen received a message saying Jacques Nienaber thought he was playing well. | Redro and Pecks Anchovette are no longer – here’s where to get your final fish paste fix
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 19:27:23 +0000
If you want to get your hands on a final jar, you'll need to move fast. | Man accused of murdering 10-month-old son waits for bail decision
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 18:27:45 +0000
A North West man arrested for allegedly killing his 10-month-old baby on New Year's Day is expected to find out if he will be granted bail later in January. | ANC staff down tools over dispute over outstanding wages with party
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 17:33:31 +0000
ANC staffers will no longer report for duty as of Monday because they have yet to be paid outstanding salaries. | Mthokozisi Ntumba: 'According to me, he was shot' – witness tells the court
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 17:33:31 +0000
Lerato Mokoena was the first witness called to the stand on Monday in the trial of Tshephisho Kekana, 27, Cidraas Motseothatha, 43, Madimetja Legodi, 37, and Victor Mohammed, 51. | Stormers still without Bok prop Malherbe ahead of Bulls trip
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 17:23:44 +0000
Springbok prop Frans Malherbe will not feature for the Stormers in Saturday's United Rugby Championship (URC) clash against the Bulls at Loftus as he continues his recovery from a neck injury. | Plenty of bidders for Mango - but none delivers 'acceptable' proof of funding
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 20:10:09 +0000
None of the potential buyers of Mango has provided "an acceptable form of proof of funding" - but the airline's BRP has extended their deadline to comply. | North West parents charged with murder after their 4-month-old baby dies of malnutrition
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:28:43 +0000
The criminal case against a North West couple accused of murdering their four month-old-baby, and severally assaulting two of their other minor children is expected to move to the High Court for trial. | Djokovic back home in Serbia after Australia deportation
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 15:52:17 +0000
Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic arrived back home in Belgrade Monday after his deportation from Australia over his coronavirus vaccination status demolished his dream of earning a record 21st Grand Slam title in Melbourne. | Life Esidimeni: 'There wasn't any process followed', former health official tells inquest
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 15:30:10 +0000
Hannah Jacobus, who was in charge of checking NGO's readiness to receive mental healthcare patients, has admitted that the process was rushed. | Emirates is unlikely to fly out of South Africa before February
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 14:52:07 +0000
Emirates flights out of South Africa remain suspended until February. | Tshegofatso Pule: Accused mastermind's trial postponed until next Monday
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 14:28:11 +0000
The trial of the man accused of plotting the murder of Tshegofatso Pule has been delayed by another week following a postponement in the Gauteng High Court sitting in Johannesburg on Monday. | Gungubele tasked with political responsibility for State Security Agency
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 17:15:01 +0000
Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele has been given political responsibility for the State Security Agency, the Presidency says. | Proteas ODI newbie Jansen opens up on Bumrah clash: 'Sometimes on the field, things get heated'
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 14:04:39 +0000
Exciting Proteas left-arm seamer Marco Jansen opened up on his legendary duel with India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah in the second Test of the series that South Africa eventually won.